CenterView: October 08, 2012
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As surgery begins, Kathy Lea, R.N., foreground, uses Pandora to select music for Dr. Lawrence Haber, right, Dr. Don Baker, center, and surgical tech Wayne Gale.
On a recent morning at Batson Children’s Hospital, the sounds of surgery filled Operating Room 6: monitors beeped, a ventilator hissed, suction tubes squished, Tom Petty’s heart broke.
Facing surgery and hospitalization can be a stressful experience for anyone, especially a child.
Sitting by itself on the edge of campus, removed from the four-hospital complex of the University of Mississippi Medical Center, the single-story University Rehabilitation Center is easily overlooked.
A comprehensive review of the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s voluntary benefits program by an institutional benefits committee has resulted in unprecedented changes to UMMC employees’ 2013 insurance package.
A patent that biochemistry professor Dr. Drazen Raucher received last month represents a major accomplishment in his decade-long development of a cancer-fighting therapy.
When agitated patients come into emergency departments, many end up physically restrained and over sedated with medications.